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Attendees listening during The Haven Conference

5 Takeaways from The Haven Conference West Olive

By Brooke DePauw / September 4, 2019 / 0 Comments

It has been a few months since The Haven Conference and my mind is still buzzing about everything I learned on that day. But since the conference there have been 5 key takeaways that keep coming up for me in my everyday life. So today I wanted to share those with you.   #1 A…

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Attendees listening during The Haven Conference

5 Things I Learned From Hosting A Conference

By Brooke DePauw / August 7, 2019 / 0 Comments

Hosting a conference or live event seems to be all the rage right now and everyone is interesting in creating an in-person experience. I absolutely love live events and think there is so much power to getting people in the room and immersing them in an experience. I hosted my first conference, The Haven Conference,…

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Hands on a keyword writing about blog workflow

Blog Workflow: How I Am 3 Months Ahead On Content

By Brooke DePauw / July 24, 2019 / 0 Comments

We all hear people talk about the importance of a blog workflow, but some of us are skeptical if it actually works. What if I told you that as I am writing this I am over 3 months ahead of my blog content all thanks to my blog workflow? It is true, I am writing…

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Chairs set up for The Haven Conference

5 Questions to Ask Before Planning a Live Event

By Brooke DePauw / June 26, 2019 / 0 Comments

Live events are all the rage right now in the entrepreneurial world and it feels like everyone is attending or planning a live event. But live events require a lot of time, energy, resources and money, which I learned quickly after hosting my first Haven Conference. So before you start digging into the planning, stop…

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5 Regrets From My First Year of Business

By Brooke DePauw / June 12, 2019 / 0 Comments

*Disclosure: some of the links in this post are affiliate links, meaning that at no additional cost to you I will earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase. Photography by Stephanie Parshall Photography   It’s no lie that your first year of business is by far the hardest. Some studies…

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The whole group at The Haven Conference

The Haven Conference West Olive Recap

By Brooke DePauw / May 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

I’m beyond excited today to share the recap of The Haven Conference for entrepreneurs recap of our very first West Olive, Michigan conference! If you’re reading this and are new to conference allow me to tell you a little about it. The Haven Conference is a one day event geared towards entrepreneurs that we focus…

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Goals for February 2018

By Brooke DePauw / February 2, 2018 / 0 Comments

February is here and you know that means a recap of January goals and introducing my February goals for 2018. But before I dive into what progress I made (or didn’t) make on last month’s goals I want to talk about how goal setting has drastically changed my life.   Goal setting has given me…

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Sincerely: How do I block schedule my day?

By Brooke DePauw / January 17, 2018 / 0 Comments

Productivity is one of my favorite topics so naturally when I learned about block scheduling I was all about it, but to be honest it took me a long time to figure out how to make block scheduling work for me and my schedule. Today, I am sharing how I block schedule my day and…

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Why Taking Time Off Helps Grow Your Business

By Brooke DePauw / August 8, 2017 / 0 Comments

Have you ever felt uninspired, unmotivated and just down right tired of doing what you’re doing? Have you ever felt guilty because you are doing your dream job and don’t feel you deserve a break because there are other people who have more stresses than you?   I have.   Far too often we run…

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